For Sale: 1981 Miscellaneous Dragster in Arlington, Texas

$16,500

Vehicle Description

1981 Nostalgic Dragster

If you remember going to the dragstrip in the 70s and 80s you probably remember seeing similar rail cars flying down the track. With their brightly painted bodies and loud rumble these machines had no problem drawing a crowd. There is just something special about watching a vehicle fly down the track at speeds you have only dreamed at reaching. Well now that can change. This 1981 front engine dragster could be yours for a very affordable price! It sits at 181" and is a real deal AHRA Alcohol Nostalgic front engine dragster. The body sports that classic 80s paint and bears the nickname "Bad Influence." It sits on a Bruce Todd chassis which was built to handle all the horsepower this vehicle throws at it. New slicks were just added in the rear and chrome wheels were used throughout.

Rocketing the car to 200 mph in a 6 second quarter mile is the 468 big block motor. The motor is fitted with all performance parts including the custom headers, Hilbourne Kesler stack injectors and comp valve covers. A powerglide transmission is in place with a translock and stutterbox. The dragster weighs in at 1800 pounds and puts out around 700 hp.

Take it to the track today for $19,950.00!

NOW REDUCED DOWN TO $16,500.00!

OR you could buy the engine or chassis alone for $10,000.00!

Vehicle Details

  • Listing ID:CC-634901
  • Year:1981
  • Make:Miscellaneous
  • Model:Dragster
  • Exterior Color:White
  • Stock Number:1516